Cornet in B-flat
Arsène Zoë Lecomte & Co. (French, active 1859–about 1898)
Object Place: Paris, France
Length 34.8 cm (13 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Soprano in B-flat. Cylindro-conoidal bore. Silverplated. Three Perinet valves with oval ports. Water key. Two non-original shanks. Non-original nickel-silver-plated mouthpiece. Black leather case with blue cloth lining.
Engraved on bell: [tuning fork] / A. L & CIE / A Lecomte & Cie / brevetés s. g. d. g. Paris
1982, accessioned as source unidentified to the MFA. According to information in the object file, it may have come from the Estate of Frank C. Doble (1886–1969), Belmont, Massachusetts; however, this information cannot be confirmed.
William Lindsey Fund